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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi, trying to understand more about symblic link, when I compiled a program called "match" in one folder ~/downloadsoftware/I want this program to be accessible like a system command by putting a symbolic link in /usr/bin/ Not by setting the $PATH method in .bashrc at this time.
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2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I read about treads realted to this issue but they did not resovle issue given below.
Please help me resolve issue given below
I have html file under /srv/www/htdocs/actual_folder
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can anyone please confirm if the command below is the only way that I can get what the symbolic link is set to?
mnlxd110(oracle)/db/posd2/dba$: ls -l | grep "^l"
lrwxrwxrwx 1 oracle dba 28 Aug 9 2011 bdump -> diag/rdbms/posp1/posp1/trace
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
This may be a silly question to some but I am really stuck.
Is there a way to reverse the following;
sudo rm /bin/sh
sudo ln -s /bin/bash /bin/sh
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i am trying to create sym links on sles 11 , but it seems i am doing something wrong.
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Ive been given the task to write a script that tests that certain link files work, i.e. the physical directory the link points too, is actually there.
Now, before I go down the route of ls -l | awk ...... or using test or find, is there a far more simpler command that I can use ?
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7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
$ cd ..
rbash: cd: restricted
$ ls -l /bin/rbash
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 4 2008-11-02 15:56 /bin/rbash -> bash
rbash is a symbolic link to bash
but why does rbash execute 'bash -r' instead of 'bash'
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Discussion started by: lifegeek
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
pwd -P will give the physical directory name for symbolic names.
is there any command to get the value of symbolic link ?
if it's symbolic link , I have to get the physical directory name? any ideas to code in shell ?
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9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
how y'all doin
well i have some questions about symbolic link and hard link
hope some one answer me
i open terminal and join as root
and i wrote ln -s blah blah
then i wrote ls
i see red file called blah blah
but didn't understand what is this can some one explain and... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: detective linux
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
question abt symbolic link ...
i'm doing the following ...
ln -s x.sh ./scripts/y.sh
it is giving following error
cat: cannot open y.sh
Any reason u an think of ?
But it is working fine when i goto scripts directory and cretae the symbolic link.
... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: bhargav